Board & Staff

Downtown roseville board

Downtown Roseville Partnership Board of Directors 2018

 (L to R) Dion Louthan, Dave Piches, Steve Fuhrman, Lisa Peters, Mark Vespoli, Haavard Sterri, Jamie Hazen, Tom Carlson, Mike Esparza, David Brown

Board Members

Mark Vespoli : Board President

Mark owns several downtown Roseville properties, including 219 Vernon Street, 400 Vernon Street, 404 Vernon Street, 601 Vernon Street and 106 Judah. He joined DRP to bring a well rounded voice to the table, obtained through owning, starting, and operating businesses in Downtown Roseville.

David Piches : Vice President

David founded Piches Architecture at 115 Taylor Street in Downtown Roseville. He has served on many boards, including the Roseville Chamber of Commerce, Roseville Merchant's Association, Roseville Arts Center, and Roseville Urban Forest Foundation. By joining the DRP, Dave hopes to be foster creative design solutions and encourage actions that will maintain existing improvements.

Mike Esparza : Treasurer

Mike is President /Chief Financial Officer of All-Call Insurance Agency. He owns the downtown Roseville properties located at 501 Vernon, 503 Vernon and 505 Vernon Street. He joined DRP board because he believes with the future plans and expected growth; Downtown Roseville has even greater potential. Mike looks forward to being a part of those efforts.

Thomas Carlson : Secretary

Thomas is the owner of Carlson Tax Consultants Inc., at 510 Oak Street in Downtown Roseville. He is a member of the AICPA and the Roseville Chamber of Commerce. As a local business owner and also a property owner it seemed like a natural fit to become active in the local downtown business scene. Becoming a board member of the DRP was an opportunity to serve the downtown business owners and property owners and to give back to the local business community.

Lisa Peters

Lisa is the owner and president of Randy Peters Catering & Event Center located on Vernon Street, and has been involved in the restaurant and catering industry in the Sacramento area for over 20 years. Lisa is known as a well-known community leader and supporter, serving on local boards, participating in a number of local chambers and giving back to the community on a regular basis. Some of her community involvement includes Feed My Starving Children Team Leader, Roseville Chamber of Commerce Board Member, and the South Placer Women's Leadership Coalition.

David Brown

Dave chairs the Board of Directors for Wellness Within Cancer Support Services located at 609 Oak Street. Wellness Within provides a wide range of services to cancer patients, caregivers, and survivors at no charge. Dave joined the DRP board to support and promote the nonprofits and arts in our district.

Steve Fuhrman

Steve is President of the Fuhrman Leamy Land Group at 231 Vernon Street and is a proud resident of and neighbor to the businesses on Vernon Street east of Taylor. He joined DRP board to continue participating and maintaining the vision of redevelopment and economic success for downtown proprieties and businesses.

Haavard Sterri

Haavard is a Senior Director of Marketing for Consolidated Communications (NASDAQ: CNSL) with CA offices on Vernon Street, Roseville. Consolidated Communications is a leading business and broadband communications provider serving customers across its 11-state service area. The company provides advanced communication solutions to consumer, commercial and carrier customers by leveraging its fiber-rich network. As the senior marketing executive he has the responsibility for executing all marketing and advertising initiatives for the company.

Jamie Hazen

Jamie is the owner of Jamie Hazen Consulting. She retired from the City of Roseville after serving almost 20 years in the Housing & Redevelopment, Public Affairs & Communications and Parks, Recreation & Libraries Departments. Jamie is the secretary to the Downtown Roseville Merchants Board of Directors and has been a long time Roseville resident, working and living near Downtown Roseville for many years. She also serves on the Roseville Police Activities League and Performing Arts of Roseville Board of Directors, is active with the Roseville Chamber and is a proud Blue Star Mom.

Dion Louthan

Dion is the director of the City of Roseville’s Parks, Recreation and Libraries department. His department oversees many of the activities that take place within the Town Square and throughout the District.


Kat Maudru

Operations and Public Relations Consultant

Kat has an extensive background in community and public relations. She will be overseeing all operational benefits to the District including: day porter (guide services), maintenance and service contracts. She is also the District publicist.